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Rice farming in Taiwan

Songxing Wang

Rice farming in Taiwan

three village studies

by Songxing Wang

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Published by Institute of Ethnology, Academia Sinica in Nankang, Taipei .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Taiwan.
    • Subjects:
    • Rice -- Taiwan.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesTaiwan dao zuo nong cun zhi yan jiu.
      StatementSung-hsing Wang, Raymond Apthorpe.
      SeriesMonograph series B - Institute of Ethnology, Academia Sinica ; no. 5, Zhong yang yan jiu yuan min zu xue yan jiu suo zhuan kan., no. 5.
      ContributionsApthorpe, Raymond J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB191.R5 W33
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 2, 274 p. :
      Number of Pages274
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4674595M
      LC Control Number77565597

        We propose that a history of farming rice makes cultures more interdependent, whereas farming wheat makes cultures more independent, and these agricultural legacies continue to affect people in the modern world. We tested Han Chinese participants in six sites and found that rice-growing southern China is more interdependent and holistic Cited by: GCM - Mega Profit Farming (Book) $ PureKNF Recipe Book $ – $ mini-book Soil Foundation Formula and Plant Growth Cycle Formula $ $


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